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Hawaiian Chocolate Chip Cookies recipe

Hawaiian Chocolate Chip Cookies recipe

Theme parties are the best. They really are. Anyone who disagrees might be secretly be a robot who is dead inside. Who doesn't love an excuse to go all out and play time traveler or a different person for a day? One of the great things about theme parties is that they really help narrow down your decision on what…
Unsurpassed Flavor: Q Sushi review

Unsurpassed Flavor: Q Sushi review

Has anyone ever asked you "If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?" I'm sure they have, it's a road trip classic. I don't get asked by friends anymore, because my answer was always the same: sushi. And it's absolutely true; I could eat only sushi for the rest of my…
Flannel Pajamas – Whiskey Cocktail Recipe

Flannel Pajamas – Whiskey Cocktail Recipe

Here we are in the new year, trying our best to eat healthy and get fit after the indulgent season of everything delicious. (I ask you, how does anyone resist never-ending plates of cookies and peppermint-flavored everything? How?!) It's #newyearnewyou time, but in the midst of resolution season, when you're not quite far enough into the year to fall off…
3 Things: What’s cookin’, good lookin’?

3 Things: What’s cookin’, good lookin’?

It's finally cold outside and the crockpot is pretty much just constantly on these days. Or, crockpots. I currently am in possession of two larger crockpots and two smaller ones and I don't think I can ever have enough. I am jealous of people who own those buffet crockpots with the three pots in one unit---they're living the dream, y'all.…
3 Things:  Christmas Cookies

3 Things: Christmas Cookies

It's cookie time, people! I've been eating a low carb diet for the better part of the last year and this Christmas - I'm eating ALL of the carbs. Everything in moderation, but I am super excited to bake cookies and to eat them Cookie Monster-style. Like, I'm pretty sure the only way to eat cookies is double fisted, amirite?…
2015 Gift Guide: Subscription Boxes

2015 Gift Guide: Subscription Boxes

Boxes full of surprises that show up randomly at your door. A dream? Nope, a subscription box! And of course, I ADORE them. I'd subscribe to each and every one I could find if my budget allowed. They're also the ultimate gift: fun to unwrap, catered to a person's loves or hobbies, multiple items inside. I'm getting excited just thinking…
2015 Gift Guide: For The Anglophile

2015 Gift Guide: For The Anglophile

Have you started your holiday shopping yet? Yeah...we haven't either. But never fear. Our 2015 Gift Guide series will help you nail every single gift on your list. If you know an Anglophile (someone fond of or who greatly admires England) or even a British expat (that's a Brit living in the States), the items on this list will surely…
2015 Gift Guide: For The Baker

2015 Gift Guide: For The Baker

Have you started your holiday shopping yet? Yeah...we haven't either. But never fear. Our 2015 Gift Guide series will help you nail every single gift on your list. If you have a baker on your list to shop for, here is my recipe for putting together a gift basket that is sure to please. THE batter bowl: Every great baking…
2015 Gift Guide: Cocktail Aficionado

2015 Gift Guide: Cocktail Aficionado

Have you started your holiday shopping yet? Yeah...we haven't either. But never fear. Our 2015 Gift Guide series will help you nail every single gift on your list. If you ask us, cocktail loving friends are some of the best friends to have. They know how to have fun, always offer you refreshments and they seem to be able to…
GlobeIn subscription box review

GlobeIn subscription box review

It’s no secret that we heart this hearts subscription boxes. But really, who doesn’t? A box of surprises dropped on your doorstep, valued at more than what you paid for it? Duh. But when said box can give back too, that’s when the love is TRULY felt. Enter GlobeIn. GlobeIn curates theme boxes that bring the world directly to you.…